Fuji Television Network Inc. (Fuji TV) said Monday it has placed orders for mobile terrestrial and high-definition broadcasting centers with Sony Corp. for use during the 1998 Winter Olympics at…
Paramount Network TV has signed a two-year overall deal worth an estimated $2 million to $3 million with Tim O'Donnell, executive producer of the UPN sitcom "Clueless."
AUSTRALIA Oz Writers Guild honors Enright “Lorenzo’s Oil” co-scibe Nick Enright received the 1997 Gold Award at Friday’s Australian Writers Guild Awards for his feature film script “Blackrock.” Pic…
Paramount Network TV Group had 23 Primetime Emmy nominations, putting it in third position among studios. It was omitted from Friday’s list of top studio nominees. In addition, Linda Lowy and John…
PBS announced production on six new programs Sunday at the Television Critics Assn. press tour event in Pasadena, with the list headed by plans to run a six-hour miniseries about the African…
Bloomberg has announced the launching of Bloomberg Television, a Spanish-language news channel to reach all of Latin America starting this fall. The U.S.-based news information company is also…
In a sign of the growing pressure to loosen control of the media by the Indian government, the country's broadcast minister Jaipal Reddy said last week the ban on foreign companies beaming TV…
Channel 5, the terrestrial TV channel that launched last spring, is placing advertising promoting itself on the ITV network, the U.K.'s biggest commercial net and C5's key rival.
NBC anchor Brian Williams has extended his contract for two more years, to 2002, in a deal announced Friday, a day after the network reupped "Nightly News" anchor Tom Brokaw.
Showtime's the Movie Channel has agreed to buy six more movies based on romance novels published by Harlequin Enterprises from producer Alliance Communications.
For Tracey Ullman and Allan McKeown, small is beautiful. The enterprising pair, partners in TV production as well as life, have decided not to pursue a new TV deal for Ullman after holding informal…